Acer palmatum 'Hana Tsukasa'
- Height: 8 - 10 feet (2.4 - 3.1m)
- Width: 4 - 5 feet (1.2 - 1.5m)
- Hardiness: -29°C (-20°F)
- USDA Zone: 5b
- Light: Partial Shade or Full Sun
Acer palmatum 'Hana Tsukasa' is an extraordinary maple that leafs out almost all pink in the spring. As it ages, it will develop heavy variegations of white, pink and green. 'Hana Tsukasa' is a mid sized tree with a willowy form and grows 8' tall x 4' wide in 10 years. It's combinaation of size and pink colour is a beacon of light. A rare beauty, it should best be used as a standalone focal tree in a larger garden setting.
'Hana Tsukasa' was discovered by Tsukasa Nursery in Japan.
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Spring foliage (Photo Credit: Mr Maple)